A Stark and Wormy Knight
Publish date: June 30th 2012
Pages no: 440
Edition language: English
Not a bad book, but I didn’t love it as much as I expected, either. I think Tad Williams might be one of those writers that (for me) does epic tales a bit better than short stories. Still, some of these were very, very good, although others weren’t for me. There’s an introduction by the author, but ...
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